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    News24.com | Hitmen, an affair and a fake robbery: How ANC councillor allegedly masterminded her soldier husband's murder

    News24.com | Hitmen, an affair and a fake robbery: How ANC councillor allegedly masterminded her soldier husband's murder


    An ANC councillor has been painted as the mastermind in her husband's murder after her former driver and co-accused named her as the one who ordered a hit on the South African National Defence Force...

    An ANC councillor has been painted as the mastermind in her husband's murder after her former driver and co-accused named her as the one who ordered a hit on the South African National Defence Force soldier.
    News24.com | Mandela Bay city manager tells court he 'saw ANC councillor stab chief whip'

    News24.com | Mandela Bay city manager tells court he 'saw ANC councillor stab chief whip'


    Nelson Mandela Bay city manager Johann Mettler has told the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court that he saw ANC councillor Gamalihleli Maqula allegedly stab the chief whip during a fracas in council in October...

    Nelson Mandela Bay city manager Johann Mettler has told the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court that he saw ANC councillor Gamalihleli Maqula allegedly stab the chief whip during a fracas in council in October 2016.
    News24.com | Ugandan president backs 'frank' Trump after 'shithole' remark

    News24.com | Ugandan president backs 'frank' Trump after 'shithole' remark


    Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has hailed Donald Trump for speaking "frankly" to Africans, after the US president unleashed a storm by reportedly describing African nations as "shithole...

    Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has hailed Donald Trump for speaking "frankly" to Africans, after the US president unleashed a storm by reportedly describing African nations as "shithole countries."
    News24.com | From convicted killer to R2.5m home owner – extortion accused's finances detailed in court

    News24.com | From convicted killer to R2.5m home owner – extortion accused's finances detailed in court


    An accused in the extortion case centring on suspected underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack believes witnesses were forced into constructing a false case against him, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court has...

    An accused in the extortion case centring on suspected underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack believes witnesses were forced into constructing a false case against him, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court has heard.
    News24.com | Overloading suspected in Westonaria school bus crash

    News24.com | Overloading suspected in Westonaria school bus crash


    The bus involved in a crash in Westonaria was allegedly overloaded, says the spokesperson for the mayor of the West Rand District...

    The bus involved in a crash in Westonaria was allegedly overloaded, says the spokesperson for the mayor of the West Rand District Municipality.
    News24.com | Around 100 schoolchildren injured in Westonaria bus crash

    News24.com | Around 100 schoolchildren injured in Westonaria bus crash


    At least 100 schoolchildren have been injured, some seriously, in a crash between a school bus and a truck in Westonaria, say Gauteng...

    At least 100 schoolchildren have been injured, some seriously, in a crash between a school bus and a truck in Westonaria, say Gauteng paramedics.
    Sport24.co.za | Markram fit, Proteas consider all-pace attack

    Sport24.co.za | Markram fit, Proteas consider all-pace attack


    Proteas opening batsman, Aiden Markram, has been passed fit for selection for the third Test match against Indiaat the...

    Proteas opening batsman, Aiden Markram, has been passed fit for selection for the third Test match against Indiaat the Wanderers.
    News24.com | Day Zero now on April 12 for Cape Town

    News24.com | Day Zero now on April 12 for Cape Town


    Day Zero in Cape Town has been brought forward by nine days due to a drop in dam levels, City of Cape Town Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson has...

    Day Zero in Cape Town has been brought forward by nine days due to a drop in dam levels, City of Cape Town Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson has said.
    News24.com | ANC establishes interim structure in KZN after suspending PEC

    News24.com | ANC establishes interim structure in KZN after suspending PEC


    The ANC has appointed members to an interim structure in KwaZulu-Natal that will oversee the planning of a provincial conference after the results of the last elective congress were nullified by a court...

    The ANC has appointed members to an interim structure in KwaZulu-Natal that will oversee the planning of a provincial conference after the results of the last elective congress were nullified by a court decision.
    News24.com | Nxasana files appeal papers in golden handshake saga

    News24.com | Nxasana files appeal papers in golden handshake saga


    Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has turned to the Constitutional Court following a court ruling relating to his settlement and golden...

    Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has turned to the Constitutional Court following a court ruling relating to his settlement and golden handshake.
    News24.com | #News24 ICYMI: Remembering Hugh Masekela; Anoj Singh grilled at Eskom inquiry; and SA film scores Oscar nomination

    News24.com | #News24 ICYMI: Remembering Hugh Masekela; Anoj Singh grilled at Eskom inquiry; and SA film scores Oscar nomination


    Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo says he is ready to get going with the state capture inquiry but is waiting for the terms of reference from President Jacob Zuma and Judge Bernard Ngoepe tells Bathabile Dlamini to "stop dodging questions" about...

    Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo says he is ready to get going with the state capture inquiry but is waiting for the terms of reference from President Jacob Zuma and Judge Bernard Ngoepe tells Bathabile Dlamini to "stop dodging questions" about Sassa.
    News24.com | Edward Zuma hate speech case 'not complex' - magistrate

    News24.com | Edward Zuma hate speech case 'not complex' - magistrate


    The hate speech case launched by the Human Rights Commission against Edward Zuma is not a complex matter, says Durban Equality Court Magistrate Irfaan...

    The hate speech case launched by the Human Rights Commission against Edward Zuma is not a complex matter, says Durban Equality Court Magistrate Irfaan Kallil.
    News24.com | Andile Lungisa assault trial: UDM councillor asks media to be removed

    News24.com | Andile Lungisa assault trial: UDM councillor asks media to be removed


    A former United Democratic Movement councillor, testifying in the assault case against ANC provincial heavyweight Andile Lungisa at the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court, has asked the court to have the media...

    A former United Democratic Movement councillor, testifying in the assault case against ANC provincial heavyweight Andile Lungisa at the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court, has asked the court to have the media removed.